By Louann Brizendine
From the writer of the groundbreaking manhattan instances bestseller the feminine mind, this is the eagerly awaited follow-up booklet that demystifies the difficult male brain.
Dr. Louann Brizendine, the founding father of the 1st health facility within the state to check gender ameliorations in mind, habit, and hormones, turns her consciousness to the male mind, exhibiting how, via each part of lifestyles, the "male fact" is essentially various from the feminine one. Exploring the newest breakthroughs in male psychology and neurology along with her trademark accessibility and candor, she finds that the male brain:
*is a lean, suggest, problem-solving laptop. confronted with a private challenge, a guy will use his analytical mind constructions, now not his emotional ones, to discover a solution.
*thrives below pageant, instinctively performs tough and is captivated with rank and hierarchy.
*has a space for sexual pursuit that's 2.5 occasions greater than the feminine mind, eating him with sexual fantasies approximately girl physique parts.
*experiences this sort of sizeable elevate in testosterone at puberty that he understand others' faces to be extra aggressive.
The Male Brain ultimately overturns the stereotypes. Impeccably researched and on the leading edge of medical wisdom, it is a e-book that each guy, and particularly each lady bedeviled by means of a guy, might want to own.
Praise for The woman Brain:
"Louann Brizendine has performed an excellent want for each guy who desires to comprehend the difficult ladies in his existence. A breezy and enlightening advisor to girls and a must-read for men."
—Daniel Goleman, writer of Emotional Intelligence
From the Hardcover edition.
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